The authors critique the service delivery model for solving community problems and stress the value of citizens developing their capabilities to attack the source of problems. A model for grass roots, autonomous, multi-issue citizens organizations is presented.
Musick, John L. and Hooyman, Nancy R.
"Toward a Working Model for Community Organizing in the 1970's,"
The Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare: Vol. 4
, Article 3.
Available at: http://scholarworks.wmich.edu/jssw/vol4/iss1/3